Workforce Investment Network
Kevin Woods is the Executive Director of Workforce Investment Network, where he and his colleagues assist Memphis, Shelby County, and Fayette County with improving employment opportunities for its citizens. He previously served as the Director of Career Development with New Horizons, where he worked for 12 years and was the two-time recipient of The President’s Club — the highest accomplishment for any consultant with New Horizons. He currently serves on the Shelby County School Board and is a member of numerous boards, including the Bridges Board of Trustees, PeopleFirst, REACH Memphis, and the TN Achieves Advisory Council. He is a Graduate of Leadership Memphis, Executive Class of 2014, and has been recognized as the Memphis Business Journal’s “Top 40 Under 40.”
He received a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering and a master’s degree in Business, both from the University of Memphis. As a husband and father of two girls, he is committed to his community, where he sits on his Homeowners Association Board, raises funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, and supports community involvement initiatives through his affiliation with Memphis Alumni Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, where he is an active member.